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Local business owners weigh in on minimum wage increase

Local business owners weigh in on minimum wage increase

While the increase is favourable to workers, owners may find the change difficult
2017 now worst wildfire season in B.C.

2017 now worst wildfire season in B.C.

Total area burned approaching 9,000 square km across the province
NDP to raise B.C. minimum wage by 50 cents

NDP to raise B.C. minimum wage by 50 cents

Government says it’s part of a plan to increase the rate to $15/hour in the next four years
Prominent hunter fined $3,000 for illegal elk kill in Kootenays

Prominent hunter fined $3,000 for illegal elk kill in Kootenays

Derek Sward was heavily involved with the hunting community in the South Okanagan and Similkameen
Three tied up at gunpoint while three-year-old slept in B.C. home invasion

Three tied up at gunpoint while three-year-old slept in B.C. home invasion

Abbotsford police looking for suspects who stole valuables and vehicles
More international firefighters deployed to battle B.C. wildfires

More international firefighters deployed to battle B.C. wildfires

More firefighters arriving from New Zealand, Mexico, Australia and the U.S.
UPDATE: Highway 93 closed in Kootenay National Park to Banff

UPDATE: Highway 93 closed in Kootenay National Park to Banff

The Verdant Creek wildfire is burning an estimated 4,833 hectares in size
Bear conflicts on the rise throughout B.C.

Bear conflicts on the rise throughout B.C.

Ministry of Environment no longer considers translocation a viable option
Smoke advisory issued for Kootenays

Smoke advisory issued for Kootenays

Smoke conditions will vary as winds and fire conditions change
VIDEO: “I am done with public life,” says Christy Clark

VIDEO: “I am done with public life,” says Christy Clark

It was the outgoing premier’s first public appearance since she announced last week she’s resigning